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The Russ Abbot Show


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starring Russ Abbot special guest star Les Dennis featuring Bella Emberg and Maggie Moon
Tom Bright , Suzy Aitchison , Paul Shearer
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is summoned by the Emperor to compose a suitable tune for his daughter's 21st birthday and Noel Coward returns with a Spanish flavour in Beef Encounter. Written by BARRY CRYER. PAUL MINETT and BRIAN LEVESON. PETER ROBINSON. PETER VINCENT , DICK VOSBURGH Additional material
Script associates BARRY CRYER and PETER VINCENT
Musical director ALYN AINSWORTH Choreographer TUDOR DAVIES Lighting director BILL MILLAR Designers JOHN ANDERSON and ANDREW HOWE-DAVIES
Produced and directed by JOHN BISHOP (R)


Unknown: Russ Abbot
Unknown: Bella Emberg
Unknown: Maggie Moon
Unknown: Tom Bright
Unknown: Suzy Aitchison
Unknown: Paul Shearer
Unknown: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Unknown: Noel Coward
Written By: Barry Cryer.
Written By: Paul Minett
Written By: Brian Leveson.
Unknown: Peter Robinson.
Unknown: Peter Vincent
Unknown: Andrew Hastings
Unknown: Geoff Kelly
Unknown: Barry Cryer
Unknown: Peter Vincent
Director: Alyn Ainsworth
Director: Choreographer Tudor Davies
Director: Bill Millar
Director: Designers John Anderson
Director: Andrew Howe-Davies
Directed By: John Bishop

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The Russ Abbot Show

BBC One London, 11 May 1989 20.30

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